From the Archive: The Bosphorus Bridge, Istanbul, Turkey

The   Bosphorus Bridge © www.thomaspickard.com

The Bosphorus Bridge © www.thomaspickard.com

Completed in 1973, the Bosphorus Bridge in Istanbul, spans one kilometre in length and connects Europe with Asia.

I created this unusual perspective by taking a ferry at sunset along the Bosphorus River. The use of a mid-sized telephoto lens and selective framing created the juxtaposition of vehicles seemingly hanging in mid-air.

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